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Benue Volunteer Guards Arrest Five Ambazonian Fighters In Kwande LGA

Men of the Benue State Community Volunteer Guards have apprehended five Ambazonian fighters believed to have a link with Boko Haram in Jato Aka, Kwande Local Government Area of the state. The Special Adviser to...

Police Arrest Fleeing Kidnap Kingpin In Benue

The police have arrested the fleeing leader of a kidnap gang, Achobo Samuel, who specialised in Kidnapping women in Makurdi, the Benue state capital. The suspect had escaped when men of operation Zenda, led by...

Out-of-School Children: FME, SUBEB Train Stakeholders To Facilitate School Enrolment In Benue

Worried by the number of Out of School Children, OOSC, in Benue state, the Federal and state Ministry of Education in collaboration with Benue State Universal Basic Education Board, SUBEB, has trained stakeholders to...

In 6 months SEMA Records 80 New Births In IDP Camps in Benue

Benue state government said, between January to July 2022, it has recorded over 80 new births at the various Internally Displaced Persons, IDP, camps in the state. The Executive Secretary, Benue State Emergency Management Agency,...

Sallah: Police Deploy Security To Worship, Event Centers In Benue

The Benue state police command said it has put in place adequate security measures for the 2022 Eid-el-Kabir celebration in the state. In a statement signed by the Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, SP Catherine...

Benue Finance Boss, David Olofu, Elevated As Distinguished Fellow NIM

The Commissioner of Finance in Benue state, David Olofu, has been elevated to the distinguished grade of fellow of the Nigerian lnstitute of Management, NIM, Chartered. In a letter signed by the Acting Registrar and...

Tragedy As Taxi Driver Loses Control, Kills Roadside Traders In Benue

Not fewer than five persons have reportedly died and many injured after a taxi driver lost control and ran into traders and buyers at a roadside market in Gboko Local government Area, LGA, of...

Troops Neutralise Three Bandits In Benue, Rescue Kidnapped Victim

Troops of Operation Whirl Stroke, OPWS, have neutralized three bandits in Zaki Biam, Ukum Local Government Area of Benue State. The troops also rescued one Chimobi Omemma, an Igbo trader, who was kidnapped by bandits. Confirming...

Workers Day: Teachers, Others Lament Non-Payment of Salaries In Benue

As Nigeria commemorates workers day across the nation, workers in Benue state have lamented what they described as debilitating living conditions following non-payment of salaries. Investigation by the Next Edition reveals that those most hit...

Death of CWO Members: Bishop Anagbe Tasks the Church on Prayers, Says Witches not...

The Catholic Bishop Diocese of Makurdi Diocese, Most Reverend Wilfred Anagbe has encouraged the church to persevere in prayers and confessions to God hence no one knows when death will come. The Bishop stated this...

JNI Raises Alarm Over Non-Prosecution of Rape Cases In Benue

A Non-Governmental Organization, Jamaatu Nasril Islam, JNI, Benue State, has expressed deep concerns over the huge number of reported cases of rape in the state majority of which is not prosecuted. The Chairperson of the...

Kogi Not Owing Worker’s Salary– Yahaya Bello

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi says no state government worker is being owed salary under his administration, challenging anyone being owed to come out openly with a proof. Bello made this known while speaking with...

Fire Guts Over 600 Shops In Katsina Ala Main Market In Benue

The main market in Katsina Ala Local Government Area of Benue state has been gutted by fire. The Chairman of the local Government, Mr. Alfred Atera who confirmed the incident on phone, said the fire...

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